Rosa Liperoti

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Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of atypical antipsychotics in nursing homes
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1106-12. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Association of anorexia with sarcopenia in a community-dwelling elderly population: results from the ilSIRENTE study
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Physiatry, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Nutr 52:1261-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Polypharmacy in nursing home in Europe: results from the SHELTER study
    Graziano Onder
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo F Vito 1, 00168, Roma, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:698-704. 2012
  4. pmc All-cause mortality associated with atypical and conventional antipsychotics among nursing home residents with dementia: a retrospective cohort study
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8 0168 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1340-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Sarcopenia and mortality risk in frail older persons aged 80 years and older: results from ilSIRENTE study
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Age Ageing 42:203-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Polypharmacy and mortality among nursing home residents with advanced cognitive impairment: results from the SHELTER study
    Graziano Onder
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:450.e7-12. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Polypharmacy in nursing home residents with severe cognitive impairment: results from the SHELTER Study
    Davide L Vetrano
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Alzheimers Dement 9:587-93. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular events among elderly nursing home patients treated with conventional or atypical antipsychotics
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy rosa_liperoti rm unicatt it
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:1090-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Conventional or atypical antipsychotics and the risk of femur fracture among elderly patients: results of a case-control study
    Rosa Liperoti
    Center for Medicine of Aging, Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:929-34. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Interleukin-6, C-reactive protein, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha as predictors of mortality in frail, community-living elderly individuals
    Silvia Giovannini
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1679-85. 2011

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Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of atypical antipsychotics in nursing homes
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1106-12. 2003
    ..We describe the pattern of atypical antipsychotic use among nursing home residents and identify demographic and clinical correlates...
  2. doi request reprint Association of anorexia with sarcopenia in a community-dwelling elderly population: results from the ilSIRENTE study
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Physiatry, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Nutr 52:1261-8. 2013
    ..There is increasing evidence that anorexia of aging can cause physical and mental impairment. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the relationship between anorexia and sarcopenia in elderly persons aged 80 years or older...
  3. doi request reprint Polypharmacy in nursing home in Europe: results from the SHELTER study
    Graziano Onder
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo F Vito 1, 00168, Roma, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:698-704. 2012
    ..This study assesses prevalence and patients characteristics related to polypharmacy in a sample of nursing home residents...
  4. pmc All-cause mortality associated with atypical and conventional antipsychotics among nursing home residents with dementia: a retrospective cohort study
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8 0168 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1340-7. 2009
    ..We conducted a retrospective cohort study to compare the risk of death associated with atypical and conventional antipsychotics in a large population of nursing home residents with dementia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sarcopenia and mortality risk in frail older persons aged 80 years and older: results from ilSIRENTE study
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Age Ageing 42:203-9. 2013
    ..32, 95% CI: 1.01-5.43). Conclusions: our results obtained from a representative sample of very old and frail subjects show that sarcopenia is associated with mortality, independently of age and other clinical and functional variables...
  6. doi request reprint Polypharmacy and mortality among nursing home residents with advanced cognitive impairment: results from the SHELTER study
    Graziano Onder
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:450.e7-12. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess if, in a sample of nursing home (NH) residents with advanced cognitive impairment, the effect of polypharmacy on mortality differs depending on estimated life expectancy...
  7. doi request reprint Polypharmacy in nursing home residents with severe cognitive impairment: results from the SHELTER Study
    Davide L Vetrano
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Alzheimers Dement 9:587-93. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study is to assess prevalence and factors related to polypharmacy in a sample of nursing home (nursing home) residents with advanced cognitive impairment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular events among elderly nursing home patients treated with conventional or atypical antipsychotics
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy rosa_liperoti rm unicatt it
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:1090-6. 2005
    ..We estimated the effect of atypical and conventional antipsychotics on the risk of CVEs among elderly nursing home patients with dementia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Conventional or atypical antipsychotics and the risk of femur fracture among elderly patients: results of a case-control study
    Rosa Liperoti
    Center for Medicine of Aging, Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:929-34. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the effect of atypical and conventional antipsychotics on the risk of hospitalization for femur fracture...
  10. doi request reprint Interleukin-6, C-reactive protein, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha as predictors of mortality in frail, community-living elderly individuals
    Silvia Giovannini
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1679-85. 2011
    ..To investigate whether interleukin-6 (IL-6), C-reactive protein (CRP) and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α) protein levels predict all-cause mortality in older persons living in the community...
  11. ncbi request reprint Serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels and mortality in frail, community-living elderly
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Gerontology 54:71-8. 2008
    ..High-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol has been hypothesized to be a reliable marker of frailty and poor prognosis among the oldest elderly...
  12. ncbi request reprint Depression and risk of nursing home admission among older adults in home care in Europe: results from the Aged in Home Care (AdHOC) study
    Graziano Onder
    Department of Gerontology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1392-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the effect of depression on the risk of nursing home admission in a group of older adults receiving home care in Europe...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence and potentially reversible factors associated with anorexia among older nursing home residents: results from the ULISSE project
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatric, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:119-24. 2013
    ..Secondary, we evaluated the impact of anorexia on 1-year survival...
  14. ncbi request reprint Chewing problems and mortality in older adults in home care: results from the Aged in Home Care study
    Graziano Onder
    Department of Gerontology, Catholic University Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1961-6. 2007
    ..To assess the association between chewing problems and risk of mortality in an older population receiving home care in Europe...
  15. doi request reprint Daily pain and functional decline among old-old adults living in the community: results from the ilSIRENTE Study
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Physiatry, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:350-7. 2009
    ..94; 95% CI: 2.00-23.01). In conclusion, among very old subjects living in the community, moderate to severe daily pain is associated with a significant increased risk of disability, irrespective of potential confounders...
  16. ncbi request reprint Disability, more than multimorbidity, was predictive of mortality among older persons aged 80 years and older
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:752-9. 2010
    ..In this study, we evaluate the impact of disability and multimorbidity on the risk of all-cause death in a population of frail older persons living in community...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of inappropriate drug use on physical performance among a frail elderly population living in the community
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Physiatry, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:791-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the relationship between the use of inappropriate drugs and measures of physical performance, muscle strength and functional status in an elderly population (80+ years)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Case management and risk of nursing home admission for older adults in home care: results of the AgeD in HOme Care Study
    Graziano Onder
    Department of Gerontology, Catholic University Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:439-44. 2007
    ..To explore the relationship between a case management approach and the risk of institutionalization in a large European population of frail, old people in home care...
  19. pmc Inappropriate drugs in elderly patients with severe cognitive impairment: results from the shelter study
    Giuseppe Colloca
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e46669. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine prevalence and factors associated with use of inappropriate drugs in elderly patients with severe cognitive impairment living in NH in Europe...
  20. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism among elderly patients treated with atypical and conventional antipsychotic agents
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 80168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 165:2677-82. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the effect of atypical and conventional antipsychotic agents on the risk of hospitalization for VTE among elderly patients...
  21. doi request reprint Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) use and sarcopenia in older people: results from the ilSIRENTE study
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Geriatrics, Neurosciences, and Orthopedics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:626.e9-13. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the relationship between NSAID use and sarcopenia in a large sample of community-dwelling elderly people aged 80 years or older...
  22. pmc Assessment of nursing home residents in Europe: the Services and Health for Elderly in Long TERm care (SHELTER) study
    Graziano Onder
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:5. 2012
    ..to present the results about the test-retest and inter-rater reliability of the interRAI LTCF instrument translated into the languages of participating countries; 3 to illustrate the characteristics of NH residents at study entry...
  23. ncbi request reprint Second and third generation assessment instruments: the birth of standardization in geriatric care
    Roberto Bernabei
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento CEMI, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:308-13. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint Use of ACE inhibitors is associated with elevated levels of IGFBP-3 among hypertensive older adults: results from the IlSIRENTE study
    Graziano Onder
    Department of Geriatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:389-95. 2007
    ..However, this relationship has only rarely been investigated in humans. The aim of the present cross-sectional study was to assess the association of ACE inhibitors with free IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 in the blood of older hypertensive adults...
  25. ncbi request reprint Total serum cholesterol and recovery from disability among hospitalized older adults
    Graziano Onder
    Department of Geriatrics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:736-42. 2006
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine within a cohort of acutely hospitalized disabled elderly patients whether total cholesterol predicts recovery from disability in basic activities of daily living (ADL)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, free insulin-like growth factor I, and physical function among older adults: results from the ilSIRENTE study
    Graziano Onder
    Department of Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 291:E829-34. 2006
    ..By contrast, no association was observed between IGFBP-3 and study outcomes, independently of BMI. In conclusion, high IGF-I level is associated with better physical function in older persons with obesity, but not in nonobese subjects...
  27. ncbi request reprint Conventional and atypical antipsychotics and the risk of hospitalization for ventricular arrhythmias or cardiac arrest
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 165:696-701. 2005
    ..We compared the effect of conventional and atypical antipsychotics on the risk of hospitalization for ventricular arrhythmias and cardiac arrest...
  28. doi request reprint Interaction between GSTM1 genotype and IL-6 on mortality in older adults: results from the ilSIRENTE study
    Graziano Onder
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Cytokine 53:301-5. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess if, in a population of older adults, the effect of antioxidant genes GSTM1 and GSTT1 genotypes on mortality may differ depending on levels of inflammation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Fatal neuroleptic malignant syndrome in a previously long-term user of clozapine following its reintroduction in combination with paroxetine
    Giovanni Gambassi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 18:266-70. 2006
    ..Subcutaneous apomorphine was then given but, after an initial improvement, the patient developed a multiple organ failure syndrome and died...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of inappropriate drug use among hospitalized older adults
    Graziano Onder
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, L go Francesco Vito 1, 00168, Roma, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 61:453-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the impact of inappropriate drug use on all-cause mortality, adverse drug reactions (ADRs) and length of stay among in-hospital patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Association between pain and depression among older adults in Europe: results from the Aged in Home Care (AdHOC) project: a cross-sectional study
    Graziano Onder
    Department of Gerontologic Science, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:982-8. 2005
    ..To assess the association between pain and depression in a population of older adults...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of cardiovascular medication use among nursing home residents with ischemic heart disease: results from the SHELTER study
    Andrea D Foebel
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:410-5. 2014
    ..This study aimed to describe factors associated with IHD medication use among nursing home residents in 7 European countries and Israel to depict challenges facing disease management in this population...
  33. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of sarcopenia among nursing home older residents
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Roma, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:48-55. 2012
    ..We evaluated the prevalence of sarcopenia and its association with functional and clinical status in a population of elderly persons aged 70 years and older living in nursing homes...
  34. doi request reprint The new metabolic treatments for sarcopenia
    Christian Barillaro
    Department of Geriatrics, Policlinico A Gemelli, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 25:119-27. 2013
    ..For each metabolic agent, we have also discussed the biological plausibility of the described effect...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of proinflammatory gene polymorphisms on the risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Andrea Flex
    Department of Medicine, A Gemelli University Hospital, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Neurodegener Dis 13:230-6. 2014
    ..A number of studies associate Alzheimer's disease (AD) with APOE polymorphism and alleles which favor the increased expression of immunological mediators such as cytokines or acute-phase proteins...
  36. pmc Antipsychotics for the Treatment of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD)
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, , Largo A Gemelli, I 00168 Rome, Italy
    Curr Neuropharmacol 6:117-24. 2008
    ..This review will summarize the pathophysiology and neuropharmacology of BPSD, it will describe the characteristics of the anti-psychotics most commonly used focusing on their efficacy and safety in BPSD...
  37. ncbi request reprint Adverse events among nursing home residents with Alzheimer's disease and psychosis
    Susan A Oliveria
    EpiSource, Hamden, CT, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:763-74. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to quantify rates of adverse events in a high-risk multi-morbid population of institutionalized patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Practice differences between the United States and Canada
    Rosa Liperoti
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:2148-9. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint Non malignant daily pain and risk of disability among older adults in home care in Europe
    Manuel Soldato
    Department of Gerontology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Roma, Italy
    Pain 129:304-10. 2007
    ..36; 95% CI: 1.05-1.78). The risk of disability increased with pain severity and with number of painful sites. In conclusion among old subjects living in the community, daily pain is associated with an increased risk of disability...
  40. ncbi request reprint Anemia status, hemoglobin concentration, and mortality in nursing home older residents
    Francesco Landi
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Roma, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:322-7. 2007
    ..Anemia status is a typical feature of the "frailty syndrome" of elderly subjects. Increasing evidences suggest that low hemoglobin concentration is common in elderly subjects and adversely affects morbidity and mortality...